Les Biches Poster

Release Date: 1968

R|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
The door to a labyrinth of trysts and betrayals is opened when the wealthy and bisexual Frederique (Stéphane Audran) seduces young Parisian street artist Why (Jacqueline Sassard) and then takes her to a villa in St. Tropez to spend the winter. There, architect Paul Thomas (Jean-Louis Trintignant) becomes involved with both women. When Frederique realizes that Why is deeply in love with Paul Thomas, she becomes envious, and begins a series of erotic mind games involving all three lovers.

Cast: Stéphane Audran, Jacqueline Sassard, Jean-Louis Trintignant

Director: Claude Chabrol

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Forbidden love, Love triangle, 1960s, Rivalry, Brooding, Relationships, Tense, Temptation